• Creator
  • Ptolemy, 2nd cent
  • Created Date
  • 1511
  • Publisher
  • J. Pentius de Leucho
    Venice
  • Description
  • Ptolemaic world map. Relief shown pictorially. Engraved on wood with place names in moveable type. Shows named national or geographical regions, rivers, mountains, deserts, seas. In margin: climactic notes and zodiacal signs. Appears in the author's Geographia, edited by Bernard Sylvanus. Venetiis : Per Iacobum Pentium de Leucho, anno Domini 1511. Text in Latin. Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National E... more
    Ptolemaic world map. Relief shown pictorially. Engraved on wood with place names in moveable type. Shows named national or geographical regions, rivers, mountains, deserts, seas. In margin: climactic notes and zodiacal signs. Appears in the author's Geographia, edited by Bernard Sylvanus. Venetiis : Per Iacobum Pentium de Leucho, anno Domini 1511. Text in Latin. Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. Atlas scanned by Internet Archive http://archive.org/details/claudiiptholemae00ptol. less
  • Format
  • Maps
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).